Nov 28th-
Company performs Nutcracker excerpts at Festival of Trees

Nov 25-Nov 28th-
Thanksgiving break

Nov 30th -Classes resume

Dec 12th & 13th-
Company performs "The Nutcracker" at Towson HS (5pm Saturday and 3pm Sunday)

Dec 14th -Jan 4th- Studio closed

Jan 4th-Classes resume





Sandra Harris-Director/Owner

Shari Bickel- Director/Owner




Lauren Amhrein
Katie Hauf
Lindsey Hinchliffe
Rebecca Nelson
Alessandra Podzimek
Susan Stewart-Craig
Alaina Williams
Kaitlyn Winner

More about the instructors click here

Register here for Fall 2015 (registration is ongoing)



The Academy opened it's doors in 1997 to a small group of summer camp students, since then, the school has grown, formed it's own company in residence, and produced dancers who have gone on to the most prestigious college programs in the country.  With small class sizes and personalized instruction, the Academy is able to offer students the positive attention needed to reach their potential in dance as well as all aspects of their lives.    

The Russian method of teaching is taught at the Academy.  An emphasis on proper technique, style and confidence are  priorities at the Academy as opposed to competitions and medals. Classes are offered for children 3 and up as well as adults.  A wide range of dance disciplines are taught at the Academy including ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip hop, variations, pas de deux, pointe and choreography development.

Directors Sandra Harris and Shari Bickel both share the vision of encouraging students to achieve their best through positive instruction and encouragement.  For those students who strive to dance professionally, the Academy features a performing company in residence which gives dancers who are serious about a career in dance an opportunity to perform in a professional environment.  As former professional dancers, the directors know what it takes to make it to the next level of dance, and enjoy guiding students to achieve their goals. WMBA is a family orientated school focused on communication, respect and self-motivation.          



White Marsh Ballet Academy strives to foster a love of dance and the arts in young children.  This fall, introduce your child to dance for less. WMBA is offering the following tuition discounts:

-New Students registering in our Introductory Program              (Ballet Basics, Ballet 1 or Tap/ Jazz classes) pay $50 per month

-New Students registering in our Beginning Program                  (Ballet IA/IB, Russian Technique, Tap/Jazz/Modern Combo or Hip Hop I) enrolling in two or more classes pay $90 per month

RETURNING STUDENTS: Check your email for a special Discount available until September 30,2015!

Developing an appreciation for dance at a young age is a wonderful experience that  lasts a lifetime. It also helps develop learning, listening and math skills beyond dance. 


 WMBA Dance Company performs "The Nutcracker" 
Towson HS- Saturday Dec 12th @ 5pm & Sunday Dec 13th @ 3pm



WMBA is located in the White Marsh Business Center at 5022 Campbell Blvd Suite I, directly across from The Hilton Garden Inn.  The studio is 1 block east of the intersection of Campbell Blvd. and Honeygo Blvd. and a block before Best Buy and Target.

                          BALTIMORE, MD 21236